Kelli Market is the Assistant Director for Fiscal and Administrative Operations at the Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands in the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community at Indiana University.
Market began working with the Eppley Institute as a department secretary with effort split between the Institute and the Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies. As a department secretary, she was the primary administrative support for the Institute, including such duties as financial monitoring of approximately fifteen project accounts and assisting with travel and purchasing. Market was also primary support staff for the Great Lakes Park Training Institute, an annual training opportunity for park and public lands professionals. After five years as the department secretary, she became the Budget/Logistics Coordinator for the Institute. This new position required a more central coordination, accounting, and logistics role within the Institute, including budget overview and tracking of several additional project accounts. Market also served as the office manager of the Institute suites and continued her role as primary support staff for the Great Lakes Park Training Institute. In 2006, she became the Accounting Associate for the Institute, a position that included an increase in budgeting responsibilities within the Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies. In 2011, Market became the Assistant Director for Fiscal and Administrative Operations, which placed her in an expanded leadership role within the Institute related to human resources issues and project management. She continues to provide budget analysis and oversight of over thirty-five project and internal accounts, including communication and coordination between the Executive Director, campus administrators, and Institute partners.
Market's responsibilities at the Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands include handling of all budget matters, including annual budget requests, budget forecasting, expense tracking, reporting, and the financial aspects of partner collaboration.
Market holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Indiana University.